Business Modelling Expert / Project Lead (m/f/d)

About the role

Location: Austria - Vienna, Belgium - Mechelen, Finland - Porvoo, Sweden - Stenungsund

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent



Make It Real! 


You are a professional with a master’s degree in recycling technology, supply chain, business optimization, process engineering, or a related field, you possess well-balanced analytical skills and a relentless drive to see each step toward your vision completed.

Are you curious to explore how a multitude of business and operational requirements can be combined in an optimal manner, all while having a passion for circular economy solutions and plastics recycling? Can you see the fun in visualizing complex business processes and finding improvement potential using modern technology, so that everything runs in an optimal way? Then you might be interested to apply! 

In order to support strategic projects in the Circular Economy Solutions organization, we are looking for a Business Modelling Expert / Project Lead with a focus on Product and Supply Chain Management of recycled products. You will be part of a team that is driving business and data optimization projects where you will participate or lead improvement projects with focus on analysing the “as-is” and inventing the “to-be” business processes and IT tools to deliver optimal performance meeting business requirements. Excellence means never being satisfied with the status quo and always looking for improvements and increased efficiency by finding relevant benchmarking information, bringing outside-in experience, validating new trends and sharing best practices.

Your responsibilities and tasks:

  • Responsible for the creation, maintenance and governance of tools and processes and their digital twins 
  • Analyses complex business problems and translates them into technical solutions
  • Creates communication bridge between business teams and IT teams
  • Responsible for prioritisation of improvement project ideas in the pipeline based on complexity and value potential
  • Participates or leads improvement projects with focus on analysing the “as-is” and inventing and implementing the “to-be” processes and tools to deliver optimal performance meeting business requirements
  • Participates or leads projects with diverse team members (business analysts, subject matter experts, IT specialists)
  • Validates process and tool improvement implementations
  • Monitors performance of current processes, challenges process owners and brings innovation to achieve continuous improvement
  • Delivers trainings concerning improved business processes and tools

About you

  • Master university degree in related field (Recycling Technology, Business Management, Economics, Engineering, Supply Chain)
  • Ability to navigate in an unstructured environment – structural thinker
  • Strong team player with leadership potential and decision making skills
  • Able to explain complex business problems in simple and understandable terms
  • Ability to talk both business and IT language
  • Proven experience in setting up and leading improvement projects
  • Familiar with one of the programming languages (VBA, Matlab, Python, DAX, etc.) is nice to have
  • Proficient in analysing complex business problems and translating them into technical solutions
  • Working experience with any of following SAP modules (SAP R/3, S/4, APO, IBP) or any other ERP system is nice to have 
  • Background in Manufacturing / Supply chain area or Recycling business is nice to have
  • User of advanced MS Excel features
  • Fluent in English

Our offer

Borealis has competitive compensation and benefits which you can read more about on our Career Page.


Your salary package will reflect your profile, experience and the specifics of the country/location you apply for.

Should you join us in one of our Austrian locations and according to Austrian law , we offer compensation based on the collective labor agreement starting at EUR 70.400 annual gross salary (based on 38 hrs/week) plus a yearly bonus, and are willing to pay more based on your experience and background.

Application Process

If you're excited about the prospect of joining our team and being a part of Making It Real, please submit your application via the “apply now” button in the job posting to apply directly.

If you have any questions, please contact Claudia Preslmaier, (


We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.


At Borealis, we are committed to an equal recruitment process. We value diversity, and all applicants & employees are treated fairly and equally. We do not tolerate any form of discrimination based on factors such as age, gender, ethnicity, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.



Borealis only accepts candidate resumes from recruiters or recruiting agencies if they have been explicitly commissioned by Borealis for a specific recruitment and if the data is provided to us in line with the General Data Protection Regulation. Borealis will not accept or pay fees for candidate resumes of any form or kind that were sent unsolicited to either HR or directly to our hiring managers.

The hiring process

  • Get in touch
  • We get to know each other
  • Proposal & agreement
  • Make It Real

The selection process may vary based on position & profile. Our Talent Acquisition Specialist will provide detailed insights into the specific procedure once we connect with you regarding your application.

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